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King Street Cafe

207 S King St, Morganton, NC 28655-3534
+1 828-475-6188
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  • Excellent85%
  • Very good8%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“grouper” (6 reviews)
“baked brie” (4 reviews)
“key lime pie” (3 reviews)
American, International, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
207 S King St, Morganton, NC 28655-3534
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Reviewed today

We found King Street Cafe to be very nice, friendly and quiet to have dinner. The food was excellent and well prepared. Highly recommend this restaurant especially for the service and peaceful evening dining out.

Thank odiefred
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I have had the pleasure of dining here quite often. We have tried a variety of items from the menu and we have never been disappointed. The food is always cooked perfectly and tastes delicious. The service is exquisite and we never...More

2  Thank IrishLuck88
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We love King Street Cafe. For a small North Carolina town, having a restaurant of this caliber is an unexpected surprise. Peter Chen is a true chef--he prepares fish to perfection, makes all of his own sauce reductions and his vegetables--all fresh--are beautiful to look...More

2  Thank 59betsyc
Reviewed June 27, 2018 via mobile

We ordered the baked brie pictured below. It is covered with pecans and a Kahlua sauce with strawberry and apple slices and served with crackers. It is our favorite appetizer there. See picture below. I usually get the Filet au poivre but tonight Angela, our...More

2  Thank Edward C
Reviewed June 2, 2018 via mobile

When my husband asked where I wanted to go for our anniversary dinner of course it was King Street Cafe. The food is always amazing, we started with Shrimp & Artichoke, (my favorite appetizer), the Filet was perfect and to finish the meal with Créme...More

1  Thank foodlvrnc
Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

We moved to Morganton almost two years ago. We were aware of this restaurant - but they’re only open Wed. - Sat. 5-9 pm. And I was afraid they would be too expensive. We finally tried it for my birthday on 2/28. Angela was our...More

3  Thank MarMar1954
Reviewed February 19, 2018

we just found this cute place - -it is in an old house that has been nicely redone. We were promptly and cheerfully greeted by our hostess and seated. The rooms are freshly painted and our table had fresh flowers. There was soft background music....More

2  Thank Jesse W
Reviewed February 12, 2018

When I arrived at around 6:15 on a Weds evening, there were no other guests. I was a little worried but I decided to order a glass of vino & check out the menu. I was pleasantly suprised to see such a nice selection of...More

1  Thank V7178RXjuliam
Reviewed February 10, 2018

Kind Street Café is an easily forgotten spot a few blocks off of Main Street. Chef Peter has been turning out fresh, elegant meals for years. Dinner last night reminded me what I have been missing. The service was prompt and friendly starting with a...More

Thank AJudiousDinner
Reviewed January 3, 2018 via mobile

Got a last minute reservation for Dinner on NYE. Restaurant was beautifully decorated for the holiday. Ordered a bottle of champagne. Special menu featured 4 entrees; Rack of lamb, chicken breast w/crab topping, filet and Grouper with shrimp. Both opted for the Grouper. Appetizer was...More

1  Thank 899harveyd
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March 1, 2016|
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king street cafe net (it would not allow me to inter the site correctly. There are no spaces, and periods after the World Wide Web and cafe.) They have a website which includes their menu per TripAdvisor. I am not affiliated... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $28
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 207 S King St, Morganton, NC 28655-3534
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Morganton
  • Phone Number: +1 828-475-6188
King Street Cafe' offers an elegant atmosphere set in a Victorian Home. Low lights, fresh flowers, and imaginative local art creates a warm and inviting atmosphere. An element of outdoor seating for the warmer months. King Street Cafe' is located in the heart of Morganton, a vibrant downtown filled with galleries, shops, recreational parks, a movies theater, and more. Hours of Operation: Open for Dinner Wednesday ~ Saturday 5pm - 9pm.
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